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Stroll to Restaurants, Entertainment, Lady Bird Lake and Barton Springs Pool...

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Inviting dining area with seating up to 6.

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Last updated: 05/05/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

The Big Zilker is a 5 bedroom 3 full bath 1 half bath and 1 quarter bath duplex located in famous Zilker Park neighborhood
Perfect for larger groups seeking great community space or perhaps 2 families vacationing together wishing for a bit more privacy.
Property can comfortably sleep 10 and up to 12 with double sleeper sofa or queen air mattress.

The adjoining homes feature:
2 kitchens - fully stocked for cooking and entertaining.
5 bedrooms
3 full baths
1 half bath (toilet + vanity)
1 quarter bath (garden tub + vanity
1 king bed
4 queen beds
1 double sleeper sofa
1 queen air mattress
2 washer/dryers
2 grills - 1 Gas and 1 electric
2 balconies
3 patios

The home is conveniently situated in austin's centrally located zilker park neighborhood.
Walking distance to local restaurants, bars, shopping including the shady grove, chuy's, gibson's bar, black sheep lounge, green mesquite, hugos, billy's bbq, flip happy crepe's, thom's grocery, bluebonnet market, and several food trailers.

Take a jog on austin's lady bird lake trail, hike the barton creek greenbelt, or take a cool dip in the famous barton spring pool...Located all with 2-5 blocks from the home.

The heart of downtown (6th and congress) is 2.4 miles or a 40 minute walk, 5 min cab ride or 11 minute bus ride. Local bus service is a 8-10 minute walk from the house. Airport is a 15-25 minute drive.

Entertainment
4 lcd television:
2 tv's - direct tv cable in living rooms
2 tv's - master bedroom - local stations and netflix moviess
Wifi throughout.
Books
Games
Other perks:
2 washers and dryers
Ample towels and linens provided.
4 dedicated parking spots. Street parking also available.

Activities nearby: hiking, rowing, kayaking, sup, canoeing, swimming, trail running, tennis, golf, shopping, sightseeing, restaurants, health/beauty spa, cinemas/movie theaters, live theatre, live music, museums, too many to name.

Special note -
This is not a party compound. This property is tucked away in a quiet neighborhood and we are not able to accommodate groups whose main intention is to have very loud celebrations.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be 25 years of age to rent...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking not permitted inside the property. Smoke permitted outside only - All windows and doors must be closed if smoking outside. ...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Pets must be approved prior to booking. Breed and size restrictions apply Pets must be on flea control/medication ...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 10-12

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 4: toilet

    Half Bath - Toilet and Vanity...moreless

  • Bathroom 5: tub

    Garden Tub and Vanity...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Tub/Shower Combo/Toilet 2 Vanities...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Shower/Toilet/Vanity...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Shower/Toilet/Vanity...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Several random books...moreless

  • DVD Player:

    Unit B - Xbox can be used as DVD player Unit A - DVD located in master bedroom ...moreless

  • Games:

    A few board games and cards...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Unit A - TV in living room has Direct TV Cable Unit B - TV in living room has Direct TV Cable...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Ipod 4 chargers in both living rooms...moreless

  • Television:

    4 TV's Unit A:TV in living room has Direct TV Cable TV in master bedroom has local channels Netflix, DVD player. Unit B:Living Room-Direct TV Cable Master bedroom-has local channels & movies...moreless

  • Video Games:

    Unit B has Xbox and Wii - lots of random games...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Roller Blading
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    There are two dining areas. Unit B - Rectangular Table - Seats 6. Breakfast bar - Seats 2 Pub Table - Seats 2 Unit A - Round farm house table - Seats 4 ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 14 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central Air...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Two dryers...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    There is an elliptical machine located in the master bedroom...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Living Room:

    2 living rooms/areas Unit B - 2 large sofas, TV Games, Pub Table Unit A - 1 large sofa, 1 medium sofa, TV - with attached patio....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Clean and fluffy bath towels, hand towels and wash cloths provided. ...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Two washing machines...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Two coffee makes with filters and coffee...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Ample Dishes and Utensils for cooking and entertaining. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Two dishwashers...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Unit A - 1 balcony Unit B - 1 balcony...moreless

  • Boat:

    Boat rentals available near Lake Austin - 20 minutes from the home....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Unit A - 2 patios Unit B - 1 patio...moreless

  • Golf:

    Lots of golf courses located within 5-15 minutes....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Kayaks, Canoes, Paddle Boats, SUP rental located along Lady Bird Lake Hike and Bike Trail...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Unit A - Large gas grill Unit B - Electric grill...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Tennis court located 5 blocks from the house...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Barton Springs Pool - Located 2 blocks from the house. ...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
2 Night Special
May 5 - May 11, 2015
2 night min stay
$725
X Games
Jun 4 - Jun 7, 2015
4 night min stay

$3,700
flat fee
ACL Week 2
Oct 8 - Oct 11, 2015
4 night min stay

$8,400
flat fee
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$795
$4,795 $8,995
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Damage Pro $99
  • Pet Fee $30
  • Cleaning $245
  • Taxes Included

Notes:

No Tax for 30 night + reservations

Please send inquiry for SXSW, ACL, F1, Xgames and FFF. (Pricing may vary based on the # of nights you would like to book)

Pets must be approved prior to booking.

Special Events or Groups over 5 may require additional damage deposit or fee


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Last updated: 05/05/2015
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Location

12 Miles
Nearest Airport
ABIA
0.7 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Chuys
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Barton Creek
2 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrack
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Mopac
0.75 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Chuys, Shady Grove, Uncle Billys,

Car: Recommended

You are minutes from it all!

Walking distance to Zilker Park, Lady Bird Hike and Bike Trail, restaurant's and Bars.

2 miles to downtown Austin or a $8-$10 cab ride

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: Sally is a true Austinite! Scott, her husband moved to Austin in 2007 from Dallas. They love the Austin trails, lakes, food & all the entertainment Austin has to offer year-round. Sally and Scott specialize in Austin Real Estate and personally manage their vacation rental properties


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Inviting dining area with seating up to 6.

    Inviting dining area with seating up to 6.

  • Vintage/Modern Kitchen. Fully stocked to cook and entertain!

    Vintage/Modern Kitchen. Fully stocked to cook and entertain!

  • Large modern shower with ceramic and glass tile, vanity and toilet.

    Large modern shower with ceramic and glass tile, vanity and toilet.

  • Living room area opens to upstairs balcony with tree lined views.

    Living room area opens to upstairs balcony with tree lined views.

  • Stairwell with modern touches.

    Stairwell with modern touches.

  • Garden soaking tub and vanity off master bedroom. (separated by pocket door)

    Garden soaking tub and vanity off master bedroom. (separated by pocket door)

  • Downstairs bathroom. Modern shower, toilet & vanity. Access from hall or master

    Downstairs bathroom. Modern shower, toilet & vanity. Access from hall or master

  • Bedroom # 4. Queen bed w/ private balcony and vanity. 32' TV w/local channels.

    Bedroom # 4. Queen bed w/ private balcony and vanity. 32' TV w/local channels.

  • Private vanity for bedroom #4 and access to full bath. Jack and Jill set up.

    Private vanity for bedroom #4 and access to full bath. Jack and Jill set up.

  • Full bathroom upstairs. Modern shower/tub combo. Vanity and Toilet

    Full bathroom upstairs. Modern shower/tub combo. Vanity and Toilet

  • Xeriscaped patio with shade, globe lights. Table converts to cooler or fire pit

    Xeriscaped patio with shade, globe lights. Table converts to cooler or fire pit

  • Welcome to Austin! Vintage/Modern Kitchen. Fully stocked to cook and entertain!

    Welcome to Austin! Vintage/Modern Kitchen. Fully stocked to cook and entertain!

  • Bed #1 - Queen bed w/ bathroom 
en-suite. Direct access to balcony.

    Bed #1 - Queen bed w/ bathroom en-suite. Direct access to balcony.

  • Open light & bright living area. 
42' TV with Direct TV Cable, Wii, and Xbox.

    Open light & bright living area. 42' TV with Direct TV Cable, Wii, and Xbox.

  • Upstairs balcony with glob lighting, electric grill. Lots of bird and squirrels

    Upstairs balcony with glob lighting, electric grill. Lots of bird and squirrels

  • Bedroom #2.  Garden tub and vanity attached. 32' TV w/ local channels + Netflix

    Bedroom #2. Garden tub and vanity attached. 32' TV w/ local channels + Netflix

  • Bedroom #3. Queen bed w/ work desk and wireless printer. View of creek/trees.

    Bedroom #3. Queen bed w/ work desk and wireless printer. View of creek/trees.

  • View or wet weather creek . Direct access from master bedroom.

    View or wet weather creek . Direct access from master bedroom.

  • Peaceful private balcony off bedroom #4. Views of trees, birds and squirrels.

    Peaceful private balcony off bedroom #4. Views of trees, birds and squirrels.

  • Bedroom #5. Queen bed with large closet. Direct access to Jack & Jill bathroom.

    Bedroom #5. Queen bed with large closet. Direct access to Jack & Jill bathroom.

  • Kitchen #2  Modern galley style. Everything you need to cook and entertain.

    Kitchen #2 Modern galley style. Everything you need to cook and entertain.

  • Living/Dining area#2  with patio. Double sleeper sofa for extra guests.

    Living/Dining area#2 with patio. Double sleeper sofa for extra guests.

  • Welcome to the Big Zilker!

    Welcome to the Big Zilker!

$725 - $795 per night (USD)
Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    12
  • Bedrooms
    5
  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/05/2015
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